Even if the City Council approves the contract, it is unclear when Long Beach residents will be able to apply for a concealed weapon permit, according to a Police Department spokesperson.
The shuttle is intended to help alleviate the parking crunch and reduce car trips in a service area that includes Alamitos Bay, Naples, Belmont Shore and Belmont Heights.
Transportation planners and traffic engineers will use the data for future transportation network design and to assess the effectiveness of current designs.
Several residents also called for Uduak-Joe Ntuk, who made the allegations against Trustee Virginia Baxter in a series of emails to the Post, to publicly apologize to Baxter and resign his position as Board president.
The library, located at Broadway and Pacific Avenue, had been open for to-go service only since Sept. 23 due to security concerns from staff members—specifically, from a recent rise in volatile incidents involving people with mental health challenges, according to library officials.
The shelter construction is part of a larger project to provide amenities to bus stops throughout the city.
At about 6:58 a.m. Sunday, Long Beach Police officers responded to the area of Fourth Street and Park Avenue regarding a reported traffic collision.
Police say they arrested three individuals and seized two firearms, including one “ghost gun,” in separate incidents Saturday.
In his run for mayor, Richardson has worked to revitalize North Long Beach and improve equity throughout the city, but those who know him say he is constantly touting his work.
Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza A H5—otherwise known as avian flu or bird flu—was found in two Canadian geese and one black-crowned night-heron, city health officials said in a statement.